The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 170 178 194
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.088% 0.031% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.070% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £35,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -25.26%
WatchGuard
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1394 1431 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.12% 43.76% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1124 1399
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) NCDA
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (25.00%) SnapMirror
3 1 (25.00%) SnapVault
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) NCDA
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SnapMirror
1 1 (25.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp